CBN staff donate borehole, generator to local health centre

Staff of the Ibadan, Oyo State office of the Central Bank of Nigeria have donated a borehole and generating set to Ojoo Health Centre in Akinyele Local Government Area of the state. The bank’s Branch Controller, Musbau Olatinwo, said the donation was solely financed from the monthly savings of the bank’s staff who were touched […]

SALLAH MESSAGE FROM HONOURABLE NURA GARBA

Dear Fellow Citizens, Assalam Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Ta’ala Wa Barakatuh, I greet and felicitate with you all today, as we mark the end of the Holy Month of Ramadan. The Month of Ramadan came to us as a school, one to renew and recharge our Iman (Faith). I humbly join the Muslims compatriots all over […]

Nigeria and the Oil fortune : Being A Paper delivered by Malam Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai, OFR Governor of Kaduna State, At The 2015 Wole Soyinka Centre Annual Media Lecture

13 July 2015. PROTOCOLS There is every danger that addressing a topic like this might yield another exercise in vain lamentation when what our country needs to do is take and give effect to rational decisions about the oil sector. For instance, the discourse around the resource curse has had a deep resonance for many […]

GOVERNOR BELLO SET TO BUILD MODERN, FUNCTIONAL ABATTOIRS ACROSS NIGER

By Musa Suleiman Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has inaugurated an eight-man committee for the development of standard and functional Abattoirs across the state. Speaking at the occasion, Governor Sani Bello said the decision to set up the committee was underscored by the importance of a clean and healthy abattoir as it affects […]

Niger APC fingers PDP consulting firm for ‘illegal salary deduction’

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Niger State yesterday accused a consulting firm engaged by the last administration of being responsible for the illegal deduction from the June salary of civil servants. It alleged that the firm was the mastermind of a trap set by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to put the workforce on […]

Minna, Sabon Gari Road Wears A New Look

He said “My political ambition was inspired by the plight of our people, which has been of great concern to me and to all well-meaning Nigerlites. We have seen how politics had consistently been used to divide and rule our people; and as a pretext for diverting our scarce resources for funding projects of doubtful […]

Reconstruction Of Bomas Road

The Governor of Niger State, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello with his Motto, ‘A new beginning. And things will change’ has continue to identify with the basic challenges of Nigerlites and at the same time taking steps to tackle them . Bello, who took into consideration, how vital it is to have a good and reliable […]

Niger : On Civil Servants Salaries Shortfall

By Fodio Ahmed Civil Servants in Niger State following deduction of June’s Salary have started receiving refundment alert from their respective banks. It Should be recalled that, Governor Abubakar Sani Bello during the official opening of the 13th Niger State National Trade Fair in Minna, last week, condemned the Civil Servants salaries deduction and shortfall […]

THE EFFECTS OF ILLEGAL MINING

By Karfe Eva Peter Niger state is a state enriched with lots of Natural and Mineral Resources within the state, which if sufficiently utilised with the adequate resources and expertise could serve as a good source of revenue for the state in general and a source of employment to the teaming unemployed youths in the […]